Anopheles parvus (Chagas, 1907)

NEOTROPICAL REGION

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Etymology: small (L) [comp. to lutzi].

Type locality: [Oliveira, Minas Gerais], Brazil.

Type depository: Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (IOC)

TAXONOMIC KEYS

Deane, L.M. et al. 1946

Causey et al. 1946

Deane, M.P. et al. 1946

 

 

WRBU LUCID KEYS

 

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WRBU - Genera - Global - Adult

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WRBU - Genera - Global - Larva

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WRBU - Genera - Neotropical - Adult

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WRBU - Genera - Neotropical - Larva

Exemplar DNA sequences

All Anopheles parvus sequences

Associated Pathogens

 

DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela.

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Chagas 1907: 4 (M, F; Myzorhynchella)

Galvão 1941b: 536 (M*, F*, P*, L*)

Cova García 1946: Fig. 1 (E*), 42 (L*), 94 (F*), 117 (M*)

Deane, L.M. et al. 1946 (F*; key, bionomics; NE Brazil & Amazonas)

Causey et al. 1946 (M*; key; NE Brazil & Amazonas)

Deane, M.P. et al. 1946 (L*; key, bionomics; NE Brazil & Amazonas)

Belkin et al. 1971: 6 (type information)

Calderón et al. 1995 (distribution; Peru)

Forattini et al. 1998: 258 (E*).

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

None

 

CURRENT SUBSPECIES

None

 

CITED REFERENCES

Belkin, J.N., Schick, R.X., & Heinemann, S.J. (1971). Mosquito studies (Diptera, Culicidae). XXV. Mosquitoes originally described from Brazil. Contributions of the American Entomological Institute, 7(5), 1–64.

Calderón Falero, G., Fernández, R., & Valle, J. (1995). Especiés de la fauna anofelina, su distribución y algunas consideraciones sobre su abundancia e infectividad en el Perú. Revista Peruana de epidmiología, 8(1), 5–23.

Causey, O.R., Deane, L.M., & Deane, M.P. (1946). II. An illustrated key by male genitalic characteristics for the identification of thirty-four species of Anophelini from the northeast and Amazon regions of Brazil, with a note on dissection technique. American Journal of Hygiene Monograph Series, 18, 21–31.

Chagas, C. (1907). Novas especies de culicidos brasileiros. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Besnard Frères.

Cova García, P. (1946). Notas sôbre los anofelinos de Venezuela y su identificacion. (CSP12/C1). Editorial Grafolit.

Deane, L.M., Causey, O.R., & Deane, M.P. (1946). I. An illustrated key by adult female characteristics for the identification of thirty-five species of Anophelini, with notes on the malaria vectors (Diptera, Culicidae). In Studies on Brazilian anophelines from the northeast and Amazon regions (pp. 1–18). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Deane, M.P., Causey, O.R., & Deane, L.M. (1946). III. An illustrated key by larval characteristics for the identification of thirty-two species of Anophelini, with descriptions of two larvae. In Studies on Brazilian anophelines from the northeast and Amazon regions (pp. 33–50). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Forattini, O.P., Sallum, M.A.M., Bergo, E.S., & Flores, D.C. (1998). Ultrastructure of eggs of Anopheles rondoni, Anopheles lutzii, and Anopheles parvus, three species of the subgenus Nyssorhynchus. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 14(3), 256–265.

Galvão, A.L.A. (1941b). Contribuição ao conhecimento das espécies de Myzorhynchella (Diptera, Culicidae). Arquivos de zoologia do estado de São Paulo, 2(18), 505–576.

 

CITE THIS PAGE

Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit (Year). Anopheles parvus species page. Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit Website, http://wrbu.si.edu/mosquitoes/vectorspecies/parvus, accessed on [date (e.g. 03 February 2020) when you last viewed the site].